Watch as I make spaghetti Aglio e Olio with a special ingredient

When I was growing up in Sicily our usual Friday evening dish was spaghetti Aglio e Olio. One reason was back then Catholics were not supposed to eat meat on Fridays so my grandmother would make this dish. Sometimes it was just with oil and garlic, other times she would add anchovies or some type of fish, and possibly some veggies. On other nights during the week when she would make this she would add different meats that were in the house just to add a twist. It's an easy and fast dish to make on any night. It is also a flavorful dish whether you just go with garlic and oil or add something else to kick it up a notch. Either way, Buon Appetito!

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Patti and I love to cook and we do it quite often. As usual, we’re always trying to figure out what to cook which leads to some great new recipes. I do a majority of the cooking and bring homemade recipes to the channel with videos that you are welcome to share with others or make at home. Come on and try a few, I bet you’ll like some of them! Join along and cook with Patti and me and enjoy. Buon Appetito!

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